The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Security Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 808 856 904
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 79 73 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.072% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.075% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 67 66 39
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £37,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £55,750
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -19.28%
Security Operations Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86678 97318 103001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.27% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73134 81865 84100
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Security Operations Analyst in the job title.

Security Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Security Operations Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +44 39 £58,750 +3.98% 2
South East +45 20 £44,000 -2.22% 2
West Midlands -3 11 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 -
East of England +20 3 £55,000 +15.78%
South West -13 2 - -
Security Operations Analyst
UK

Security Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Security Operations Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Security Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 120 (88.24%) Security Operations
2 73 (53.68%) CISSP
3 72 (52.94%) Firewall
4 67 (49.26%) SIEM
5 62 (45.59%) Information Security
6 35 (25.74%) CEH
7 32 (23.53%) Security Operations Centre
7 32 (23.53%) Network Security
7 32 (23.53%) Management Information System
7 32 (23.53%) CISM
7 32 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (22.79%) Unix
8 31 (22.79%) Cybersecurity
9 29 (21.32%) Windows
10 28 (20.59%) TCP/IP
10 28 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 27 (19.85%) CCNP
11 27 (19.85%) CCNA
11 27 (19.85%) ArcSight
12 26 (19.12%) ITIL
13 24 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
14 23 (16.91%) Splunk
14 23 (16.91%) SANS
15 22 (16.18%) Cisco
15 22 (16.18%) Incident Management
16 21 (15.44%) Finance
16 21 (15.44%) HP
16 21 (15.44%) PCI DSS
17 20 (14.71%) SSCP
17 20 (14.71%) Penetration Testing

Security Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.68%) IIS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (52.94%) Firewall
2 32 (23.53%) Network Security
3 28 (20.59%) TCP/IP
4 20 (14.71%) Wireshark
5 12 (8.82%) WAN
6 10 (7.35%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (7.35%) LAN
7 9 (6.62%) DNS
7 9 (6.62%) HTTP
7 9 (6.62%) SMTP
7 9 (6.62%) SSL
7 9 (6.62%) tcpdump
7 9 (6.62%) VLAN
7 9 (6.62%) VPN
8 8 (5.88%) Internet
8 8 (5.88%) MPLS
8 8 (5.88%) WLAN
9 5 (3.68%) SAN
10 1 (0.74%) DHCP
10 1 (0.74%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.68%) Big Data
2 2 (1.47%) DB2
2 2 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Metasploit
General
1 21 (15.44%) Finance
2 10 (7.35%) Banking
3 7 (5.15%) Law
3 7 (5.15%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.41%) Electronics
4 6 (4.41%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.41%) Marketing
5 4 (2.94%) Back Office
5 4 (2.94%) Games
5 4 (2.94%) Music Industry
5 4 (2.94%) Online Betting
5 4 (2.94%) Retail
6 3 (2.21%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.53%) Management Information System
1 32 (23.53%) Security Operations Centre
2 9 (6.62%) PKI
3 8 (5.88%) Online Banking
3 8 (5.88%) RSA SecurID
4 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.41%) Shadow IT
6 5 (3.68%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.94%) Smart Meter
7 4 (2.94%) Social Network
8 3 (2.21%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.21%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.74%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 31 (22.79%) Unix
2 29 (21.32%) Windows
3 18 (13.24%) Linux
4 8 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.68%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.47%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (88.24%) Security Operations
2 67 (49.26%) SIEM
3 62 (45.59%) Information Security
4 31 (22.79%) Cybersecurity
5 26 (19.12%) ITIL
6 24 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
7 22 (16.18%) Incident Management
8 20 (14.71%) Penetration Testing
9 16 (11.76%) Risk Management
10 14 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (9.56%) Problem Management
11 13 (9.56%) Security Architecture
11 13 (9.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 12 (8.82%) Change Management
12 12 (8.82%) Malware Analysis
12 12 (8.82%) Security Management
13 11 (8.09%) Risk Assessment
14 10 (7.35%) Kalman Filter
15 9 (6.62%) Dashboard Development
15 9 (6.62%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.24%) Python
2 11 (8.09%) C
2 11 (8.09%) Shell Script
3 6 (4.41%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.41%) SQL
4 2 (1.47%) C++
4 2 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 73 (53.68%) CISSP
2 35 (25.74%) CEH
3 32 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (23.53%) CISM
4 27 (19.85%) CCNA
4 27 (19.85%) CCNP
5 23 (16.91%) SANS
6 20 (14.71%) SSCP
7 18 (13.24%) MCSE
7 18 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (12.50%) Degree
9 12 (8.82%) GCIH
10 11 (8.09%) CISMP
10 11 (8.09%) CompTIA Security+
10 11 (8.09%) Security+ Certification
11 10 (7.35%) CCSA
11 10 (7.35%) GIAC
12 8 (5.88%) CISA
12 8 (5.88%) GCIA
13 6 (4.41%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (15.44%) PCI DSS
3 13 (9.56%) COBIT
4 5 (3.68%) ISO27002
5 2 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.09%) Active Directory
1 11 (8.09%) Snort
Systems Management
1 16 (11.76%) Nessus
2 14 (10.29%) QRadar
3 11 (8.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 27 (19.85%) ArcSight
2 23 (16.91%) Splunk
3 22 (16.18%) Cisco
4 21 (15.44%) HP
5 17 (12.50%) Symantec
6 15 (11.03%) Qualys
7 14 (10.29%) CheckPoint
8 13 (9.56%) IBM
9 12 (8.82%) LogRhythm
10 11 (8.09%) Red Hat
10 11 (8.09%) SolarWinds
11 9 (6.62%) VMware
12 8 (5.88%) Riverbed
13 7 (5.15%) ProCurve
14 6 (4.41%) SAP
15 4 (2.94%) EMC
15 4 (2.94%) Juniper
15 4 (2.94%) SevOne
16 2 (1.47%) LogLogic
16 2 (1.47%) Palo Alto
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